We are a nationwide conveyancing firm which offers expert legal services for Berkshire buyers and sellers.
We do not conceal additional costs in our terms of engagement, that is our price promise. At In-Deed we offer highly experienced solicitors for your move and a great conveyancing service that leaves other firms standing.
Property Prices in Pangbourne
In the last 4 years, house prices have risen in Reading. The Land Registry recorded purchased homes averaging £202, 807 in October 2013.
House prices will likely rise further throughout 2014 by 5%-8%. Potential causes of the increase include the Funding for Lending programme. These circumstances are not likely to continue indefinitely, however, with pundits are warning of a bubble, with a slowdown expected by 2016.
Recent property transactions
- Share of Freehold Purchase - St Marys Avenue, Reading, RG8, £181, 300
- Freehold Purchase - Bowden Green, Pangbourne, RG8, £430, 000
- Freehold Sale - Springhill Road, Goring-on-thames, RG8, £750, 000
- Freehold Purchase - Purley Lodge, Purley Lane, RG8, £685, 000
- Apartment Sale - Saxon Place, Pangbourne, Reading, Berkshire, RG8, £243, 500
Conveyancing Solicitor Fees In Pangbourne
Sometimes solicitors bury further fees in their small print. It is often the case that costs are clearly necessary from the start of the legal matter.
Typical examples include extra fees for storing deeds after completion or bank TT's (money transfers). Our fixed fee promise means the legal fee stated on your quote is the price you will be charged at the point you move.
See details of our fixed fee promise.
Comparing conveyancing quotes from Pangbourne solicitors
Correctly comparing conveyancing quotes from solicitors in Pangbourne can be complicated. It would be sensible to read our practical article that helps you with the things to search for in the solicitors terms of engagement when searching for any hidden conveyancing fees , e.g. bankruptcy search fees.
Pangbourne Local Government and Council Tax
Pangbourne is in Reading Borough Council (Labour controlled). Council Tax bandings for tax year 13\14 are: Band A - £1, 021, Band B - £1, 191, Band C - £1, 361, Band D - £1, 531, Band E - £1, 872, Band F - £2, 212, Band G - £2, 552, Band H - £3, 063.
The Pangbourne area
Pangbourne is located in Berkshire in South East England and is about 16 miles from the county administrative centre of Abingdon. For groceries, options include R.J Ford & Sons butchers and The Daily Loaf Ltd bakery. Watering holes in the area include the Star Inn, the George Hotel and the Cross Keys.
Guide to the conveyancing process for Pangbourne property
Selecting a conveyancing quote - While it is technically possible to undertake the legal process yourself, most buyers and sellers will not have the legal expertise, experience or time, and opt to instruct a conveyancer. Look for fixed-fee quotes with a no move, no fee guarantee, but check terms and conditions for any hidden fees.
Getting your chosen solicitor - At the point you have identified the property lawyer you would like to handle the legal work on your Pangbourne property sale or purchase you will have to instruct them. To do this you need to check the fine print for any further costs like charges for acting on a shared ownership matter , before you approve them.
The initial stages - Preliminary enquires, such as a review of the deeds, and the draft contract itself will be drawn up.
Instruct a Home Buyer Report - Purchasers are typically advised to get a RICS Survey as it will identify if there are any problems e.g. spalled brickwork and damp. Clay soil is also one of a number of a factor common in Berkshire.
Searches in Pangbourne - The common searches are Local Authority, Environmental, Drainage and Water, and Chancel Liability, and they investigate many factors including checking if the property is a listed building.
Exchange of contracts - Contracts are signed and exchanged. The seller and purchaser are obliged to go through with the sale and purchase.
Completion - The money that is due to be paid is paid to the sellers conveyancer, and the buyer gets the keys.
Help to Buy Conveyancing in Pangbourne
Over 17, 000 purchasers bought their new home with Help to Buy in its first nine months. Help to Buy supports first-time buyers with a deposit of 5%.
Contact the Money Advice Service, or your local Help to Buy agent for more detail regarding Help to Buy.
Conveyancing when Remortgaging a property in Pangbourne
If remortgaging a Pangbourne property, you will need to instruct a solicitor. In-Deed's proactive approach often means shorter remortgage completions which can save you a monthly payment at the old rate. In-Deed's solicitors can work with all lender panels from Mortgage Agency Services to Nedbank Private Wealth.
Tools like case-tracking and email updates are advertised as the secret to fast, cheap conveyancing.
The key to a stress-free process is a proactive solicitor, regardless of the software they use. Working with In-Deed, buyers and sellers have the advantage of both modern conveyancing developments and additionally the guidance of a dedicated, high street conveyancing solicitor.